Reference numberEL/B3/40
TitleTranslation of a letter from the Marquis de Bon, dated at Montpellier, to Hans Sloane
CreatorBon; Francois-Xavier de (1678-1761); Marquis de St Hilaire; founder member of the 'Acadmie des sciences et lettres de Montpellier
Date18 August 1738
DescriptionBon urges the Royal Society to consider him for the Fellowship following a new edition of his work on chemical analysis of alkaline salt from the bags of spiders
Original letter, which now no longer exists, was in Latin
Extent3 sides
Place originMontpellier, Occitanie, France
Origin coordinates43.61092, 3.87723
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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